Could Namenda cause Incontinence - from FDA reports
Incontinence is found among people who take Namenda, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Aricept, and have Dementia alzheimer's type . We study 8,808 people who have side effects while taking Namenda from FDA. Among them, 35 have Incontinence. Find out below who they are, when they have Incontinence and more.
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Namenda has active ingredients of memantine hydrochloride. It is often used in dementia. (latest outcomes from Namenda 9,517 users)
Incontinence (lack of moderation or self-control) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, depression, high blood pressure, pain, osteoporosis (latest reports from 8,805 Incontinence patients).
On Dec, 06, 2016
8,808 people reported to have side effects when taking Namenda.
Among them, 35 people (0.4%) have Incontinence
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Namenda when people have Incontinence *:
- < 1 month: 28.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 57.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 14.29 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Incontinence when taking Namenda *:
- female: 52.94 %
- male: 47.06 %
Age of people who have Incontinence when taking Namenda *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 3.85 %
- 60+: 96.15 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Aricept (19 people, 54.29%)
- Zoloft (6 people, 17.14%)
- Lexapro (6 people, 17.14%)
- Exelon (6 people, 17.14%)
- Wellbutrin (5 people, 14.29%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Namenda, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Dementia Alzheimer's Type (10 people, 28.57%)
- Depression (5 people, 14.29%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (4 people, 11.43%)
- Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (3 people, 8.57%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 8.57%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Weakness (13 people, 37.14%)
- Fall (8 people, 22.86%)
- Gait Disturbance (7 people, 20.00%)
- Fatigue (7 people, 20.00%)
- Memory Loss (6 people, 17.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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